Hawaii Legislature

Bill number Title/Description Introducer(s) Status
HB620 RELATING TO LEGAL PERSONHOOD STATUS

 

Establishes a means of determining which physical sites, geographical features, and natural resources having historical, cultural, or religious significance to native Hawaiians should be granted special protection by securing legal personhood status for these places and resources. Designates the aha moku advisory committee as the lead agency to coordinate this effort. Requires the department of land and natural resources to adopt rules no later than 12/31/2023

Ganaden, Kapela, D. Kobayashi, Morikawa, Wildberger, LoPresti 1/27/21-Referred to WAL, JHA, FIN
HB780

 

 

 

SB712

RELATING TO THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE

 

Requires that the Executive Director of the Aha Moku Advisory Committee shall be subject to the advice and consent of the Senate with a term limit of four years

Decoite, McKelvey, Tokioka

 

English, Keohokalole, Baker, Fevella, Gabbard, Kim, Nishihara, Shimabukuro

1/27/21-Referred to JHA, FIN

 

2/9/21 WTL/HWN passed the measure with amendments.

HB748

 

 

SB713

RELATING TO THE AHA MOKU ADVISORY COMMITTEE

 

Repeals the Aha Moku Advisory Committee on July 1, 2021. Effective 6/30/2021

Tokioka

 

 

English, Keith-Agaran, Keohokalole, Fevella

1/27/21-Referred to JHA, FIN

 

2/9/21– Recommendation was not adopted

HB 1200 RELATING TO GOVERNMENT

 

Prohibits the appointment of state officers and employees to boards and commissions unless otherwise provided

Saiki 1/27/21-Referred to JHA